Smart Concrete™ for Pavement Application
Giatec's Smart Concrete™ technology offers an effective solution for real-time monitoring of concrete strength during construction. The technology is simple. First, wireless sensors are embedded in the concrete at the time of pouring. Then, the…
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Understanding the Process of Corrosion in Concrete
Corrosion is a natural process that occurs when the steel rebar within reinforced concrete structures rusts. In scientific terms, concrete corrosion is defined as the “destruction of metal by chemical, electrochemical, and electrolytic reactions within…
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How Drones Can Work With, Not Against, Inspectors
Recent advances in drone technologies (also known as unmanned aerial vehicles, UAVs) and non-destructive testing (NDT) have led to significant changes in the way data is collected in the field, especially when it comes to…
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Giatec Presented with Ottawa’s Fastest Growing Companies Award
Every year the Ottawa Business Journal (OBJ) recognizes ten local companies for their substantial, sustainable, and profitable growth. We’re proud to announce that Giatec has been recognized by OBJ as one of Ottawa’s Fastest Growing…
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Berra Construction Modernizes Australia’s Construction Industry with SmartRock2
Attention all Australian contractors—you can now purchase Giatec's SmartRock2 concrete maturity sensors across all states and territories of Australia from our new distribution partner, BERRA Construction Products, and their network of trusted distributors. We have…
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Donation fuels entrepreneurship at uOttawa’s Faculty of Engineering
Alumni from the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Engineering are recognized for their contributions. Aali Aalizeh (PhD ’10 – Civil Engineering) was awarded the 2017 Financial Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
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Smart Concrete: A Step Forward Towards Smart Cities
National Research Council Canada hails Giatec Scientific Inc. a success story for advancing the construction industry with technology and research. Article focuses on the success of Giatec products: iCOR™, XCell™ (corrosion detectors) and wireless concrete…
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How Ottawa-Based Giatec Connects Concrete to The Internet of Things
Giatec CEO and co-founder, Aali Alizadeh is interviewed on Techopia Live to unpack the challenges of concrete construction. Interview highlights Giatec’s revolutionary impact as an Ottawa start-up and global leader in the concrete industry.
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Aali Alizadeh, CEO, Giatec Scientific 2017 Forty Under 40 Recipient
Get to Know Aali Alizadeh, the CEO of Giatec Scientific and distinguished Forty Under 40 award recipient.
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Want to Check on That Concrete Slab You Just Poured? Now There’s a Smart Phone App
Brand differentiation, customer loyalty and quick decision-making capabilities are some of the benefits of using SmartConcrete™. This article explores some of the reasons why concrete producer, Stoneway Concrete uses SmartConcrete™. Smart Concrete™ is a value-added…
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21 Companies Selected for the 13th 48Hrs in the Valley on June 20th and 21st, 2017
Announcing Giatec's selection to participate in the C100: 48 Hours in the Valley in San Francisco. Giatec was nominated for being one of Canada’s most promising companies; leading in IoT solutions, disruption and entrepreneurship.
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